The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Information Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Architect
Rank 577 595 591
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Information Architect 47 51 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.092% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.097% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 37
Median daily rate £525 £530 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.94% +3.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £413 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £713 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £518 £500
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46813 52482 53624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.79% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30599 33429 33859
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2038 2200
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Information Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Information Architect in the job title.

Information Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Architect within the UK.

Information Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Information Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Architect within the UK.

Information Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Information Architect
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 46 £525 - 5
London +2 27 £600 +6.66% 2
South West +12 8 £469 -6.25%
Swindon - 6 £469 -
Wiltshire - 6 £469 -
South East +16 5 £450 -5.26%
City of London - 4 £525 - 1
Hampshire +21 3 £450 -5.26%
East of England +7 3 £475 -26.92%
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Lincolnshire - 2 £500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £475 -
Westminster - 2 £525 -
East Midlands - 2 £500 - 1
North West +2 1 £525 -30.00% 1
Hook - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £700 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £425 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £525 -
Manchester - 1 £525 - 1
Luton - 1 £425 -
Gloucester - 1 £425 -
Edinburgh - 1 £700 -
Bristol - 1 £550 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

Information Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Information Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Information Architect in the job title.

1 47 (46.08%) Information Security
2 30 (29.41%) Security Architecture
3 27 (26.47%) CISSP
4 25 (24.51%) TOGAF
5 21 (20.59%) Security Cleared
6 20 (19.61%) Finance
7 18 (17.65%) Retail
8 15 (14.71%) Management Information System
8 15 (14.71%) Information Architecture
9 14 (13.73%) Taxonomies
10 13 (12.75%) Data Protection
10 13 (12.75%) PCI DSS
10 13 (12.75%) CISM
10 13 (12.75%) Data Modelling
11 12 (11.76%) Legal
11 12 (11.76%) Information Assurance
12 11 (10.78%) SC Cleared
12 11 (10.78%) SIEM
12 11 (10.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 10 (9.80%) Banking
13 10 (9.80%) Data Architecture
13 10 (9.80%) Risk Management
13 10 (9.80%) Migration
13 10 (9.80%) SharePoint
13 10 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (8.82%) ITIL
14 9 (8.82%) CISA
14 9 (8.82%) Data Management
14 9 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (7.84%) Information Management

Information Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.94%) Documentum
3 1 (0.98%) JBoss
3 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Project
2 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.98%) InDesign
3 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.84%) Yammer
2 4 (3.92%) IaaS
3 3 (2.94%) SaaS
4 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.84%) Firewall
2 7 (6.86%) Internet
3 3 (2.94%) Network Security
4 2 (1.96%) Intranet
5 1 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.98%) LAN
5 1 (0.98%) SAN
5 1 (0.98%) VPN
5 1 (0.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (7.84%) Big Data
3 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.98%) HDInsight
5 1 (0.98%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.98%) QlikView
5 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
General
1 20 (19.61%) Finance
2 18 (17.65%) Retail
3 12 (11.76%) Legal
4 10 (9.80%) Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Marketing
6 1 (0.98%) Law
6 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.98%) CSS
1 1 (0.98%) HTML
1 1 (0.98%) LESS
1 1 (0.98%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 14 (13.73%) Taxonomies
3 8 (7.84%) CESG
3 8 (7.84%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (5.88%) User Experience
5 4 (3.92%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.94%) PKI
7 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.96%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.98%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.98%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.98%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.94%) Windows
2 2 (1.96%) Linux
2 2 (1.96%) Unix
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (46.08%) Information Security
2 30 (29.41%) Security Architecture
3 25 (24.51%) TOGAF
4 15 (14.71%) Information Architecture
5 13 (12.75%) Data Modelling
5 13 (12.75%) Data Protection
6 12 (11.76%) Information Assurance
7 11 (10.78%) SIEM
8 10 (9.80%) Data Architecture
8 10 (9.80%) Migration
8 10 (9.80%) Risk Management
9 9 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.82%) Data Management
9 9 (8.82%) ITIL
10 8 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (7.84%) Information Management
10 8 (7.84%) SABSA
11 7 (6.86%) Analytics
11 7 (6.86%) Service Management
11 7 (6.86%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.96%) SQL
2 1 (0.98%) Java
2 1 (0.98%) Perl
2 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (26.47%) CISSP
2 21 (20.59%) Security Cleared
3 13 (12.75%) CISM
4 11 (10.78%) SC Cleared
5 9 (8.82%) CISA
6 6 (5.88%) DV Cleared
7 5 (4.90%) CEH
7 5 (4.90%) CLAS
8 4 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (3.92%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (2.94%) CRISC
9 3 (2.94%) GIAC
10 2 (1.96%) CREST Certified
10 2 (1.96%) Degree
10 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.96%) PCI QSA
10 2 (1.96%) PMP
10 2 (1.96%) SANS
11 1 (0.98%) GCFE
11 1 (0.98%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.75%) PCI DSS
2 11 (10.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (5.88%) Data Quality
4 4 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.96%) RMADS
6 1 (0.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.98%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.98%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 4 (3.92%) Splunk
2 3 (2.94%) Oracle
2 3 (2.94%) Symantec
3 2 (1.96%) Cognos
3 2 (1.96%) IBM
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.96%) Tripwire
4 1 (0.98%) Adobe
4 1 (0.98%) EMC
4 1 (0.98%) Infor
4 1 (0.98%) Informatica
4 1 (0.98%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.98%) Tableau
4 1 (0.98%) Teradata
4 1 (0.98%) Varonis